Taiwan Stock Exchange


Taiwan Flag Taiwan Stock Exchange

Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
TWSE Taipei,
9:00 AM 1:30 PM

Taiwan Stock Exchange 2019

Taiwan Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Taiwan Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Taiwan Exchange (TWSE) is based in Taipei, Taiwan. Below is a break down of key Taiwan Stock Exchange figures.

Taiwan Statistics

Ranked 26th in Gross Domestic Product ($484.7 Billion)

Ranked 50th in Population (22.89 Million People)

Taiwan Stock Exchange is the 43rd largest exchange out of the 79 stock exchanges we track. The Taiwan Exchange's Market Capitalization is $0 adjusted US Dollars as of March 2018. Although the primary currency used by the Taiwan Exchange is the Taiwan New Dollar (NT$).

The population in Taiwan is approximately 22.89 Million people and the country has a GDP of $484.7 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Taiwan ranks 50th in terms of population and 150th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 0%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2018 and is updated yearly.

When is the Taiwan Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Peace Memorial Day February 28, 2019
Children's Day April 4, 2019
Tomb-sweeping Day April 5, 2019
Labor Day May 1, 2019
Dragon Boat Festival June 7, 2019
Mid-Autumn Festival September 13, 2019
National Day October 10, 2019

Trading Schedule

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Does the Taiwan Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Taiwan Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 1:30 PM.

Taiwan Stock Exchange Timezone

The Taiwan Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Taipei timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +08:00. Asia/Taipei does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Taiwan Stock Exchange

Taiwan Stock Exchange Currency

The Taiwan Stock Exchange trades shares in Taiwan New Dollar. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Taiwan New Dollar is TWD. The official currency symbol is "NT$". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

Economy and Geography

The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) is located in Asia and its headquarters is located in Taipei, Taiwan. Companies listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange are primarily Taiwan based companies and trade in Taiwan New Dollar. Companies outside of Taiwan would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Taiwan Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Taiwan Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Taiwan Stock Exchange can be found on the web at www.twse.com.tw.

To contact the Taiwan Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +886 2 8101 3101
  • Email Address: infoman@twse.com.tw

What's Next?

Check out the Taiwan Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

Learn More: Our Reading List

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